Elaine Waitz

Elaine Ruth Waitz (Levinson)

Friday, December 2nd, 1927 - Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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Elaine Ruth Waitz, nee Levinson, age 91, beloved wife and best friend for 59 years of the late Jerome “Jerry”; loving mother of David (Susie) and Hal (Donna) Waitz; adored grandma of Erin Waitz and Michael (Aviva) Waitz; proud GGE of Jonah and Emma; cherished mother-in-law of the late Jill Waitz; dear sister of Jay (Tess) Levinson and the late Marvin (Janet Bernstein) Levinson; fond sister-in-law of the late Kenneth (Adele) Waitz; treasured aunt, cousin and friend to many. Service Friday, 10:00 a.m., at The Chapel, 195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd., Buffalo Grove (1 blk N. of Lake Cook Rd.). Interment Westlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells St., Chicago, IL 60606 or Hadassah Chicago-North Shore, 60 Revere Dr., #800, Northbrook, IL 60062. Info: The Goldman Funeral Group, www.goldmanfuneralgroup.com (847) 478-1600.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Friday, February 15th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Friday, February 15th, 2019 10:00am
    Buffalo Grove Chapel - Under the Direction of The Goldman Funeral Group
    195 N. Buffalo Grove Road
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    Rabbi Morris Zimbalist
  • Interment

    Westlawn Cemetery
    7801 W. Montrose Avenue
    Norridge, IL
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  • Reception

    Dave and Susie Waitz Residence
    1948 Beverly Lane
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    Friday from the cemetery until 5:00 p.m., Saturday 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., and Sunday 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.


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Susan Foertsch

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The DeLuca Family

Posted at 12:28pm
So very sorry ... thinking of & praying for all of you during this very difficult time.
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Erin Wolff and Kevin & Bridget Shields

Posted at 06:18pm
Erin: Sending our love, thoughts and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. May this tribute celebrate the reflection of her life, love and light. Love, Erin, Kevin, and Bridget
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Mobilitie Family

Posted at 04:49pm
In honor of Elaine Waitz and her everlasting memory from your Mobilitie Family. Michael Walker Melissa Mullarkey Gonzalo Luciani Shannen Bayot Sean Lacey Theocly Tsotsos Kristin Hersemann Andrew Notestine Garrett Burt Sameer Aleem Matthew Tuchman Marlowe Marsh
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Jennifer Hamilton

Posted at 10:38am
A grandparent, like a tree, always gives the wisest advice. Stand tall and proud, go out on a limb, remember your roots, drink plenty of water, be content with your natural beauty and always enjoy the view. May this tree provide life and wise advice for eternity, just like Elaine Waitz.
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